Baseball on Sunday, August 05, 1973

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Boston Red Sox7Baltimore Orioles4BoxJohn Curtis (11-8)Mike Cuellar (8-12)BAL  T Davis (6)Tommy Harper (20.8)
Oakland Athletics6California Angels2BoxRollie Fingers (4-6)Rudy May (7-10)OAK  D Green (2), G Tenace (19)Dick Green (42.3)
Texas Rangers3Chicago White Sox7Box G1Stan Bahnsen (15-11)Don Durham (0-2)CHA  E Herrmann (9), E Leon (3), C May (11)Carlos May (53.2)
Texas Rangers4Chicago White Sox5Box G2Cy Acosta (5-2)Charlie Hudson (2-1)CHA  J Jeter (4), T Muser (3)  TEX  L Biittner (1)Eddie Leon (39.4)
Milwaukee Brewers5Cleveland Indians6Box G1Ken Sanders (3-4)Eduardo Rodriguez (2-3)CLE  O Gamble 2 (17)  MIL  B Coluccio (10), P Garcia (9), D Porter (14)Oscar Gamble (40.2)
Milwaukee Brewers1Cleveland Indians4Box G2Brent Strom (2-10)Skip Lockwood (5-6)CLE  G Hendrick (21)George Hendrick (11.4)
New York Yankees6Detroit Tigers8BoxJoe Coleman (18-8)Pat Dobson (9-11)DET  D McAuliffe 2 (12), J Northrup (8), M Stanley (13)  NYA  T Munson (15), G Nettles (15)Dick McAuliffe (29.6)
Kansas City Royals1Minnesota Twins7BoxBert Blyleven (14-10)Steve Busby (9-11)MIN  J Holt (10), T Oliva (11)Tony Oliva (14.2)
San Diego Padres0Atlanta Braves9BoxPhil Niekro (11-5)Steve Arlin (6-10)ATL  P Casanova (4)Dusty Baker (16.9)
Houston Astros1Cincinnati Reds7BoxRoss Grimsley (10-6)J.R. Richard (3-1)HOU  J Wynn (17)Joe Morgan (18.1)
Chicago Cubs2Montreal Expos3BoxMike Torrez (6-10)Burt Hooton (9-10)NoneRon Fairly (62.9)
St. Louis Cardinals3New York Mets2Box G1Alan Foster (9-6)Tom Seaver (13-6)NoneBake McBride (21.8)
St. Louis Cardinals4New York Mets1Box G2Rick Wise (13-6)Jim McAndrew (3-8)NYN  J Milner (19)  SLN  R Wise (2)Rick Wise (23.3)
Pittsburgh Pirates4Philadelphia Phillies1BoxDock Ellis (11-9)Wayne Twitchell (10-4)NoneRichie Zisk (36.0)
Los Angeles Dodgers4San Francisco Giants3BoxTommy John (11-6)Juan Marichal (9-7)LAN  B Buckner (5)  SFN  B Bonds (30)Chris Speier (33.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles5848.547--44336729-2529-23L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers5950.5411.545043427-2832-22W1Game Log
New York Yankees6152.5403.546641422-3339-19L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox5851.5321.547744026-2732-24W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5257.4777.548247626-2726-30L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians4270.37519.044758620-3622-34W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics6348.568--50141431-2532-23W3Game Log
Kansas City Royals6449.5661.053650933-2731-22L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5553.5096.547345529-2126-32W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5556.4958.044746128-2627-30W2Game Log
California Angels5157.47210.539641326-3025-27L3Game Log
Texas Rangers4168.37621.039754616-4125-27L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals6150.550--45239628-2833-22W3Game Log
Montreal Expos5352.5055.045147325-3028-22W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs5655.5055.045344329-2927-26L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5455.4956.046748625-3129-24W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5260.4649.547046724-3128-29L2Game Log
New York Mets4860.44411.539642926-3022-30L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6943.616--48137931-2338-20W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6646.5893.049943530-2236-24W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants6149.5557.051046829-2532-24L1Game Log
Houston Astros5757.50013.048246326-3331-24L3Game Log
Atlanta Braves5064.43920.052756723-3326-32W2Game Log
San Diego Padres3773.33631.035453615-3822-35L2Game Log

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